Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for RTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RTP over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Real-Time Transport Protocol (RTP)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing RTP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.67% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

RTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 118 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 37.78% 46.83% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 15
Solihull median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £285 £185 £285
90th Percentile £463 £533 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £38.63
90th Percentile £43.75 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.16 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +101.03% -14.29% -12.50%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for RTP.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) RTCP
1 3 (100.00%) Megaco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Mitel
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

RTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Megaco
1 3 (100.00%) RTCP
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Mitel
1 3 (100.00%) VMware